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Lyme and the slave trade

LYME was not a major participant in the slave trade; the large ports of London, Liverpool and Bristol became the principal slaving ports. Nevertheless because Lyme as a small outport was facing economic decline, the slave trade became a commercial lifeline. […]

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For God’s sake behave!

IT’s not easy being a councillor. There are very few bouquets but many brickbats in being a member of the town council. Whatever we think of them, we should be grateful that they serve the community in this way giving up hundreds of hours of their spare time. […]